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Wigmore Hall Mondays: Marcus Farnsworth and Joseph Middleton

Live from Wigmore Hall in London. Baritone Marcus Farnsworth and pianist Joseph Middleton perform songs by Purcell, Ireland, Finzi and Britten. Introduced by Sara Mohr-Pietsch.

Live from Wigmore Hall in London. Baritone Marcus Farnsworth and pianist Joseph Middleton perform an all-English programme of songs by Purcell, Ireland, Finzi and Britten.

Introduced by Sara Mohr-Pietsch.

Purcell arr. Britten: Music for a while; Fairest Isle; Not all my torments; Evening Hymn

Ireland: Sea Fever; If there were dreams to sell; When I am dead my dearest; The bells of San Marie

Finzi: Let us Garlands Bring

Trad arr. Britten: Salley Gardens; Sally in our Alley; The Plough Boy

Marcus Farnsworth (baritone)
Joseph Middleton (piano).

58 minutes

Music Played

  • Henry Purcell

    Music for a while, real. Britten

    Performer: Marcus Farnsworth. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Henry Purcell

    Fairest isle, real. Britten

    Performer: Marcus Farnsworth. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Henry Purcell

    Not all my torments, real. Britten

    Performer: Marcus Farnsworth. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Henry Purcell

    Now that the sun hath veiled his light, real. Britten

    Performer: Marcus Farnsworth. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • John Ireland

    Sea fever

    Performer: Marcus Farnsworth. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • John Ireland

    If there were dreams to sell

    Performer: Marcus Farnsworth. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • John Ireland

    When I am dead, my dearest

    Performer: Marcus Farnsworth. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • John Ireland

    The Bells of San Marie

    Performer: Marcus Farnsworth. Performer: Joseph Middleton. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Gerald Finzi

    Let us garlands bring Op.18

    Performer: Marcus Farnsworth. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Benjamin Britten

    The Salley Gardens

    Performer: Marcus Farnsworth. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Sally in our alley

    Performer: Marcus Farnsworth. Performer: Marcus Farnsworth. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Benjamin Britten

    The Plough boy

    Performer: Marcus Farnsworth. Performer: Joseph Middleton.
  • Benjamin Britten

    I wonder as I wander

    Performer: Marcus Farnsworth. Performer: Joseph Middleton.

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